Calgary Flames won't tank for draft position

Be bad for (Aaron) Ekblad. Sink for Sam (Reinhart). Easier said than done. As much as Calgary Flames fans want to support a winning team, a segment is out there wishing their NHL squad would lose every game the rest of the way in the hopes of landing the highest draft pick possible. Try telling a player to his face they should tank games. “It’s not in our vocab,” Flames...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Glencross has hat trick, Flames rout Oilers 8-1

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Curtis Glencross had a hat trick and Matt Stajan scored on a penalty shot and added three assists as the Calgary Flames scored four times in just over three minutes in the second period to cruise past the Edmonton Oilers 8-1 on Saturday night.
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Flames getting injury relief

As he reached his dressing room stall, Curtis Glencross was asked if he wanted to take a moment to catch his breath before talking to the media. Not necessary, the Calgary Flames left winger replied. “That’s the easiest day I’ve had in months,” Glencross said with a smile. Considering how this season has gone — actually, the past 12 months — Glencross deserves to have...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Flames Curtis Glencross still not ready

Calgary Flames left-winger Curtis Glencross skated on his own before practice Wednesday. But the veteran still isn’t ready to return from an ankle injury that has kept him out since mid-December. Flames head coach Bob Hartley says Glencross has not experienced any sort of setback. “It’s part of the plan,” Hartley said. “He’s at the stage that we call public skating...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Flames' Curtis Glencross expected to return to lineup following break

Flames forward Curtis Glencross, who has only played in 21 of a possible 58 games this season, is expected to return to Calgary's lineup following the Olympic break, according to the Calgary Herald.Glencross has battled knee and ankle injuries all season long. He missed 15 games early on in the season after suffering a knee injury, and then missed another 21 games after sustaining...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Flames' Glencross out 4-6 weeks

Calgary Flames left wing Curtis Glencross is expected to miss four to six weeks with a sprained knee ligament. Glencross injured his medial collateral ligament Tuesday in a 5-1 loss at Minnesota. Calgary called up Max Reinhart from Abbotsford of the AHL to replace Glencross before Thursday night's game against the St. Louis Blues. Glencross has five goals and four assists in...
Via AP on Fox
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames’ Glencross out six weeks with MCL sprain

More tough injury news for the Calgary Flames — winger Curtis Glencross is out six weeks with a second-degree MCL sprain, according to the club’s Twitter account. Glencross was hurt Tuesday versus Minnesota. The 30-year-old has five goals and four assists this season, his nine points ranking him tied for fourth in team scoring. Add to the equation defenseman Mark Giordano is...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Rumor: Flyers Are Interested in Flames’ Glencross

Frank Seravalli of the Philadelphia Daily News is reporting that the Flyers are interested in acquiring forward Curtis Glencross from the Calgary Flames. The Flames are looking for a veteran defenseman in return for Glencross, which could give the Flyers a chance to dump Andrej Meszaros. Glencross would likely fit in somewhere on the 3rd line in Philadelphia. The move would push...
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Glencross hat trick fuels Flames

Curtis Glencross helps out in the chuckwagon barns every summer during the Calgary Stampede, so it was quite fitting that his second career hat trick was greeted to a hail of stetsons. Glencross scored three times in the third period to lead Calgary to a 6-3 victory over the Nashville Predators on Friday night, giving the Flames their sixth straight home win. Glencross made it...
Via Fox Sports
March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Glencross sparks Flames down stretch

Curtis Glencross has been on fire since returing to the Flames' lineup, with 10 points in nine games. One cannot help but wonder where Calgary would be had he not missed 13 games. Since returning to the Flames lineup 10 games ago, Glencross has seven goals and three assists. He's potted a career-best 25 goals as Calgary continues to hover around the eighth spot in the Western...
Via Fox Sports
March 14, 2012  |  Discuss

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